ONEONTA - Anna Eleanor Pearson, 88, of Oneonta, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, at home surrounded by her family.
She was born Jan. 8, 1929, in Meridale the daughter of the late Eigner and Ethel (Dodge) Sorensen.
On March 8, 1947, Anna married Ivan Hugh Pearson in Oneonta. Ivan predeceased her in 2006.
For many years she worked at Oneonta Nursing Home as a housekeeper until her retirement.
Anna was the happiest being at home with her family.
Anna is survived by her three children, Sherry Ann and husband, Earl Gray, Unadilla, Ivan S.C. and wife, Lillian Pearson, Westmoreland and William D. Pearson and partner, Robert Lottermann, Oneonta; four grandchildren, Robert Yager, Nicole Pearson, Heather Dolan, Scott Pearson; 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Dagmar (Don) Potter, Florida; brother, Aagie "Scott" (Margaret) Sorensen, Oneonta; two sisters-in-law, Betty Baker, Vestal and Rosalie James, Oneonta; several nieces and nephews.
At Anna's request there will be no services.
Donations may be made to Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc., 1 Birchwood Drive, Oneonta, NY 13820.
Online condolences to Anna's family may be made at www.bookhoutfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by the Bookhout Funeral Home of Oneonta.
Published on October 1, 2017